United Arab Emirates

'Avoid driving': Dust alerts as storms return to UAE

Homes and landmarks in major cities were caked in a fine layer of brown dirt and visibility plunged in the latest adverse weather following a series of choking dust storms around the Middle East.

published on : 14th August 2022

What is for India in I2U2?

Membership of I2U2 group suits India in many ways. It’s a boost to Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement signed between India & UAE, which is the highest contributor of FDI to India from Gulf.

published on : 30th July 2022

UAE leader in France to discuss Russian energy alternatives 

Macron said last week that his government would prepare a "sobriety plan' to conserve energy and that France keeps looking to diversify gas sources.

published on : 19th July 2022

PM Modi to visit Germany for G7 summit; will also travel UAE: MEA

PM Modi's last visit to Germany was on May 2, 2022, for the sixth edition of the India-Germany Inter-Governmental Consultations (IGC).

published on : 22nd June 2022

UAE's META4 lines up Rs 250 crore investment for electric two-wheeler plant in Telangana

As part of the agreement, the Telangana government will provide 15 acres of subsidised land to the META4 company in Zaheerabad.

published on : 13th June 2022

Australia beats Jordan 2-1 in warm-up for World Cup playoff 

Both teams finished third in their groups in Asian qualifying. The winner will advance to an intercontinental playoff against Peru, also in Qatar.

published on : 2nd June 2022

Rogic withdraws from Australia's squad for World Cup playoff 

Football Australia announced Tuesday that Rogic had been unable to join the squad in Doha, Qatar, to prepare for the June 7 Asian playoff against the United Arab Emirates.

published on : 31st May 2022

Taliban say deal signed with UAE firm to manage airports

Under the deal, the Abu Dhabi-based firm GAAC Solutions would manage the airports in Herat, Kabul and Kandahar, the Taliban said.

published on : 24th May 2022

Finance Minister meets UAE Minister of Economy

Marri and a high-level UAE delegation are in New Delhi for India-UAE Economic Partnership Summit — 'India-UAE CEPA: Unleashing the Golden Era'.

published on : 12th May 2022

TN CM Stalin says UAE visit a success, dubs AIADMK-era MoUs as 'paper boats'

Speaking to reporters at the airport on his arrival from UAE, the Chief Minister said investment proposals remained 'paper boats' during the previous AIADMK regime.

published on : 29th March 2022

Boris Johnson in UAE, Saudi Arabia to press for more oil 

His visit, though, is also about pressing these two major OPEC producers to pump more oil, which would have an immediate impact on Brent Crude prices that nearly touched $140 a barrel in trading.

published on : 16th March 2022

Israel president flies to UAE in first amid regional tension

Issac Herzog will meet Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan as well as Emirati leaders and members of the small Jewish community in UAE.

published on : 30th January 2022

PM likely to visit UAE by first half of next month

The Prime Minister's visit to the UAE is in view of the two countries celebrating 50 years of their diplomatic ties.

published on : 27th December 2021

UAE to establish comprehensive food park in Kerala

Pinarayi Vijayan had requested the UAE to set up a food park in Kerala when the Gulf country decided to set up three such parks in the country.

published on : 17th December 2021

Abu Dhabi issues law on divorce, inheritance for non-Muslims

The law introduces the idea of civil marriage, allows joint child custody, wills to be drawn up granting an inheritance to whomever a person chooses and deals with paternity issues.

published on : 8th November 2021

Donald Trump stars in Madame Tussauds branch in Dubai

The lavish waxworks temple located on a small artificial island off Dubai unveiled 60 celebrities and leaders, from a sultry Kylie Jenner to a beaming Chinese President Xi Jinping.

published on : 13th October 2021

India, UAE free trade pact holds huge potential to boost trade, investment: Goyal

Talking about Dubai Expo 2020, Goyal said it is an outreach to the whole world to showcase a new India and emerging technologically driven self-confident India.

published on : 1st October 2021

Maradona to coach UAE second division side Al-Fujairah

The former Argentina star, now 56, has been out of management since being sacked by Dubai's Al-Wasl in 2012 but has now found a new role in the UAE second tier.

published on : 8th May 2017